U.S. Beacon July 16, 2024

Blue Grass, IA

Scott County, Iowa

Latitude: 41.511915     Longitude: -90.764984
Population 1,285 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1907075, place: Blue Grass city, Iowa)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 260 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 27 (10.38%)
Kindergarten: 8 (3.08%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 125 (48.08%)
High school (grades 9-12): 61 (23.46%)
College or graduate school: 39 (15%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 751 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 31 (4.13%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 42 (5.59%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 337 (44.87%)
Some college, no degree: 212 (28.23%)
Associate degree: 35 (4.66%)
Bachelor's degree: 74 (9.85%)
Graduate or professional degree: 20 (2.66%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 90.3%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 914 (100%)
Never married: 230 (25.16%)
Now married, except separated: 520 (56.89%)
Separated: 7 (0.77%)
Total Widowed: 46 (5.03%)
Widowed Female: 42 (4.6%)
Total Divorced: 111 (12.14%)
Divorced Female: 59 (6.46%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 13 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 11 (84.62%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 872 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 123 (14.11%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 245 (100%)
--With a disability: 10 (4.08%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 718 (100%)
--With a disability: 82 (11.42%)
----Percent employed: 57.3%
--No disability: 636 (88.58%)
----Percent employed: 82.5%
Population 65 years and over: 93 (100%)
--With a disability: 32 (34.41%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 1,056 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 671 (63.54%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 385 (36.46%)
--Same county: 253 (23.96%)
--Different county: 132 (12.5%)
----Same state: 27 (2.56%)
----Different state: 105 (9.94%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 0 (0%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 1,158 (100%)
Native: 1,140 (98.45%)
--Born in United States: 1,138 (100%)
----State of residence: 846 (73.06%)
----Different state: 292 (25.22%)
--Born outside United States: 2 (0.17%)
Foreign born: 18 (1.55%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 14 (1.21%)
--Naturalized citizen: 11 (0.95%)
--Not a citizen: 7 (0.6%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 18 (100%)
Europe: 2 (11.11%)
Asia: 15 (83.33%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 1 (5.56%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 1,056 (100%)
English only: 1,043 (98.77%)
Language other than English: 13 (1.23%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2 (0.19%)
--Spanish: 6 (0.57%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 7 (0.66%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2 (0.19%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 0 (0%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 1,158 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 1,237% (106.82%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 2 (0.17%)
Danish: 10 (0.86%)
Dutch: 35 (3.02%)
English: 72 (6.22%)
French (except Basque): 34 (2.94%)
French Canadian: 3 (0.26%)
German: 540 (46.63%)
Greek: 4 (0.35%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 175 (15.11%)
Italian: 24 (2.07%)
Lithuanian: 5 (0.43%)
Norwegian: 30 (2.59%)
Polish: 6 (0.52%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 10 (0.86%)
Scottish: 8 (0.69%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 62 (5.35%)
Swiss: 6 (0.52%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 80 (6.91%)
Welsh: 10 (0.86%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 121 (10.45%)

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